Giants cut Curtis Painter; Ryan Nassib wins backup job
The New York Giants cut veteran backup Curtis Painter Saturday. Second-year signal-caller Ryan Nassib will be Eli Manning's backup as the Giants only keep two quarterbacks.
What school is WR U? Miami, USC among contenders for title
We're looking back over the past 25 years to find out which schools can lay claim to the title of "WR U," and the battle for No. 1 on our list comes down to Miami and USC.
QB Index: Colin Kaepernick looks Super Bowl-ready
Colin Kaepernick and his San Francisco 49ers look plenty good, while Matthew Stafford and Tony Romo keep falling into bad habits. Gregg Rosenthal ranks the top quarterbacks for the 2013 season.
Sunday Primer: Week 15
Josh Gordon's Cleveland Browns and Alshon Jeffery's Chicago Bears face off Sunday in a matchup between two of this season's hottest receivers. Get primed for the rest of Sunday's action.
Sunday Primer: Week 14
Can New Orleans' Drew Brees and San Francisco's Frank Gore defend their home turf in separate divisional clashes Sunday? Find out everything you need to know before kickoff.
Michigan's Jeremy Gallon having a memorable season
Michigan's Jeremy Gallon has been one of the few offensive bright spots for the Wolverines' moribund offense.
Sunday Primer: Week 11
Alex Smith and the Chiefs are the last undefeated team, but will they finally earn the respect they believe they deserve vs. the Broncos? Find out everything you need to know for Week 11.
NFC West powers get healthy down the season stretch
Michael Crabtree might be on the San Francisco 49ers' 53-man roster for Week 11, and Percy Harvin is practicing for the Seattle Seahawks. Yup, the NFC West is getting prepped for the stretch run.
Colin Kaepernick-led offense failing San Francisco 49ers in 2013
Colin Kaepernick took the NFL by storm in the second half last season, guiding the San Francisco 49ers to the Super Bowl. So what's going on in 2013? Bucky Brooks spotlights three big problems.
Kyle Williams waived by San Francisco 49ers
Kyle Williams never found consistent success with the San Francisco 49ers. The team has run out of patience with the wide receiver and return man. The fourth-year pro was waived Tuesday.
What we learned: All NFC East clubs still in playoff race
No NFC East team has separated itself from the pack, with Nick Foles' Philadelphia Eagles and Tony Romo's Dallas Cowboys sharing the division lead. Find out what else we learned Sunday.
Aldon Smith to have limited role for 49ers vs. Panthers
Aldon Smith will return to the San Francisco 49ers' lineup as a situational pass rusher for this week's game against the Carolina Panthers, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports.
What you need to know about Week 10 injury report
Dez Bryant and DeMarcus Ware will play for the Dallas Cowboys in Week 10. Clay Matthews, Darren McFadden, Marques Colston and Jay Cutler are some of the other players on our injury roundup.
Toss-up weekend: Six tough games to pick
Week 10 could be a turning point in the season for many teams. We have a slate full of games between evenly matched franchises, including a showdown pitting the Lions against the Bears.
Who will be the odd team out in the NFC?
The NFC does not have enough playoff spots for all of its solid teams, placing Cam Newton's Carolina Panthers and other squads on the bubble as the season heads into its final two months.
Jon Baldwin, LaMichael James without offensive roles?
Jon Baldwin made the San Francisco 49ers' roster thanks to a guaranteed salary. But Baldwin and running back LaMichael James could find themselves on the bench more often than not this season.
Austin Collie cut by San Francisco 49ers but not done
Austin Collie was cut by the San Francisco 49ers on Saturday. The veteran wide receiver has battled concussion problems, but he's determined to play in the NFL again.
Percy Harvin, Michael Crabtree lead PUP list roundup
What key players will miss at least the first six weeks of the season while on the PUP list? Seahawks receiver Percy Harvin and 49ers wideout Michael Crabtree top the rundown.
Lawrence Okoye placed on 49ers' waived/injured list
British Olympian Lawrence Okoye was designated waived/injured by the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday. Okoye hurt his knee during the team's preseason game Sunday.
What we learned: Preseason injury plague spreads
The NFL injury plague continued to spread in Week 2 of the preseason, hitting Miami Dolphins tight end Dustin Keller the hardest. Gregg Rosenthal runs down what we learned around the league.
A.J. Jenkins dealt from 49ers to Chiefs for Jon Baldwin
A.J. Jenkins and Jonathan Baldwin were disappointments for the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs, respectively. Now, the two wide receivers are swapping NFL cities.
Mario Manningham put on reserve/PUP list by 49ers
San Francisco 49ers receiver Mario Manningham, coming off major knee surgery, has been moved to the team's reserve/PUP list and will miss at least the first six games of the season.